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Dilsey Gibson Quotes

Two of the best book quotes from Dilsey Gibson
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“You’re not the one who has to bear it . . . It’s not your responsibility. You can go away. You dont have to bear the brunt of it day in and day out. You owe nothing to them, to Mr. Compson’s memory. I know you have never had any tenderness for Jason. You’ve never tried to conceal it.”
William Faulkner
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The Sound and the Fury
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Caroline Bascomb Compson
Dilsey Gibson
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rudeness
abruptness
servants
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“Huh, Dilsey said. Name aint going to help him. Hurt him, neither. Folks don’t have no luck, changing names. My name been Dilsey since fore I could remember and it be Dilsey when they’s long forgot me.”

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